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Fifth Third Bike the Drive

by Allyson Hoffman

Kickoff the summer season by supporting a good cause at Fifth Third’s Bike the Drive! The event will be this Sunday, May 26th and proceeds will benefit the Active Transportation Alliance whose mission is to make bicycling, walking and public transit safe, convenient and fun for all.

Fifth Third’s Bike the Drive is a classic Chicago experience, and one of the greatest bike rides in the United States. Whether you’re new to biking or a seasoned veteran, you’ll find Fifth Third’s Bike the Drive an event to remember -- nearly five hours of car-free riding while enjoying breathtaking views of the city and Lake Michigan. 

For additional information visit the official event website. Bring your friends and family! Be sure not to miss the one day of the year when bicycles reign supreme and take the lead along Chicago’s glorious Lake Shore Drive.

 

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Bark in the Park 2019

by Allyson Hoffman

Bark in the Park is back and better than ever! This Saturday, May 18th, your favorite dog-friendly event is turning 25! Bark in the Park is a 5K fun walk and event where participants are welcome to bring their furry companions. The day includes the optional 5K walk that's followed by agility training courses, an open-air marketplace with goodies for your pet, a spa, and much more! Guests also enjoy a variety of free food, a beer tent, live music!

Proceeds from the event go to support the Anti-Cruelty Society and their efforts to aid abused and neglected animals. Donations will support the organization's veterinary clinic, pet care and behavior education programs, adoptions, and spay and neuter clinic. Registration opens at 7:30 AM, optional 5K walk begins at 9:00 AM, and beer tent opens at 10:00 AM.

Visit the official event website for more information and register today! Be sure to bring the whole family -- two-legged and four-legged -- to support this worthy cause.

 


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2019 Komen Chicago Race for the Cure®

by Allyson Hoffman

The 2019 Susan G. Komen Chicago Race for the Cure is this Sunday, May 12th at Montrose Harbor. Register today and support Susan G. Komen’s mission to “save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer.”

Day of registration will open at 7:30 AM with the race beginning at 9 AM. Bring your friends and family, and race to donate and impact the fight against breast cancer.

Visit the official Susan G. Komen event website for additional race day information. Can’t attend the race? Susan G. Komen has other ways to donate and volunteer. Visit the website for more information on how you can get involved.

Step up, join in and support this valiant effort!

 

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21st Annual Chicago Kids and Kites Festival

by Allyson Hoffman

It’s springtime in Chicago! Come celebrate the end of winter and enjoy the beautiful spring weather at the 21st Annual Chicago Kids and Kites Festival. Saturday, May 4th at Cricket Hill in Lincoln Park from 10 AM to 4 PM, the whole family is welcome to attend and showcase your creativity by picking up your free kite kit (while supplies last).

In addition to building your own spectacular kite creation, watch as professional kite flyers demonstrate their superior flying skills with uniquely-shaped and oversized kites. Festival goers can also enjoy other activities such as face painting, balloon artists, and crafts ensuring a good time for all!

Visit the official event website for more information and be sure to take part in this fun and colorful celebration of Spring.

 


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4th Annual Spring One of a Kind Experience

by Allyson Hoffman

It's time again for your favorite Spring shopping event! The 4th annual Spring One of a Kind Experience begins this Friday, April 26th at The Mart. Browse custom handmade pieces from over 300 talented artists. From paper goods to jewelry, pet products, and sculpture, this event has something everyone can enjoy. Pick up a gift for your favorite family member or a custom piece for your home. Some of the 2019 artists include Acadia Antlers, Bobbi Kahn Design Jewelry, Burton's Maple Wood Farm, Chandler Candle Co., and more!

Visit the official event website for additional information and to purchase your tickets today!  This is a one-of-a-kind creative shopping extravaganza that you surely don’t want to miss!

 
 

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Bunny Brunches

by Allyson Hoffman

Hop on over to Libertyville’s popular Lambs Farm where Spring has sprung and what better way to celebrate than with brunch and bunnies at Lambs Farm. This Friday, April 19th and Saturday, April 20th bring the whole family to enjoy a delicious brunch buffet at Magnolia Café and Bakery. Then, take a visit to the Bunny Patch and interact with some of your favorite farmyard friends. Activities also include spring crafts and photos with the Easter Bunny.

Visit the official event website for additional information and to reserve your space today. It’s sure to be a hopping good time!

Lambs Farm mission is, “Helping people with developmental disabilities lead productive, happy lives and connecting with the human spirit in us all.”


 

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Strong Kids 50th Anniversary Casino Fundraiser

by Allyson Hoffman

Did you know the YMCA is one of the largest nonprofit community service organizations in America? The North Suburban YMCA has served your local communities for over 50 years and continues to provide after-school care, special needs programming, youth sports, life-saving swim lessons, camp, and other services to everyone, regardless of their ability to pay. Now is the chance to give back and support the YMCA’s mission at the Strong Kids 50th Anniversary Casino Fundraiser. This Friday, April 12th, enjoy a night of entertainment, dining, and fun while supporting a good cause. The event will feature cocktails hors d'oeuvres, open bar, casino, celebrity blackjack dealers, high-end auction, raffle, live entertainment, and more!

Visit the official event website for additional information and to purchase your tickets today! Bring your friends and test your luck all while benefiting a great cause!

 

 

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Build It!

by Allyson Hoffman

Calling all future architects, it’s your chance to see if you have what it takes. Now until June 30 visit the Kohl Children’s Museum and check out their Build It! hands-on exhibit. It’s a perfect choice for children and grandchildren to build their dreams with the big blue imagination playground blocks and test their skills and building strength on the earthquake platform. They can even try their hands at constructing a replica of Chicago’s Willis Tower, by building in 3-D with magnetic wooden blocks and more!

Visit the official Kohl Children’s Museum website for additional information. “Truss” me -- it’s sure to be a good time the whole family can enjoy!

 

 

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Macy’s Flower Show

by Allyson Hoffman

It's your chance to Journey to Paradisios with the Macy’s Flower Show 2019 exhibition. Starting on March 24th and running through April 7th at Chicago’s flagship Macy’s store, visit this flowery space odyssey and immerse your senses in a botanical display that’s simply out of this world. Designers have created spectacular exhibits full of sci-fi inspired scenes packed full of fascinating alien creatures.

Visit the official event website for additional information. Be sure to bring your family and friends to this one-of-a-kind space-ial event … enjoy some fragrant-floral-fantastic fun that’s great for youngsters, elders and everyone in between!

 


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In the Tropics Orchid Show

by Allyson Hoffman

Sunday, March 24th is your last chance to catch the spectacular In the Tropics Orchid Show at the Chicago Botanic Garden. This year’s orchid show will feature more than 10,000 orchids in bloom, paired with sweeps of bromeliads and birds of paradise capturing the spirit of the islands, beaches, and rainforests in places like the South Pacific and the Amazon. Warm up inside the Orchid Show Greenhouses and Galleries and check out the live Morning Music with Orchids on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Visit the official Chicago Botanic Garden website for additional information and to purchase your tickets. Take a well-deserved break from this year’s grueling winter weather and enter a true respite in this tropical paradise full of breathtaking blooms.

 

 

Allyson Hoffman, ABR, ACRE, CDPE, CRS, e-PRO, GRI, SFR, SRES
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